Affton News

Lutheran South names new football coach

Lutheran South will get a new head football coach this year with the hiring of Coach Derrick Colquitt. Colquitt led the Lancer offense last year to a state Final Four appearance. He is a graduate of University City High School and Lindenwood University, where he played football for three years. The new coach has the

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Lutheran South golfers take third place in state

The Lutheran South golf team, pictured above, with their third-place state trophy last month. The Lutheran South High School boys golf team took third place in the state tournament last month. The team placed third with a score of 638 at the tournament, which was held at Old Kinderhook Golf Club in Camdenton on May

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Affton School District hires two new assistant principals

The Affton School District has two new assistant principals. The Affton Board of Education approved the hiring of  Deidra Brinker as assistant principal for Mesnier Primary School and Matthew Chaney as assistant principal for Gotsch Intermediate School for the 2018-2019 school year. “We are excited for Deidra to join the Mesnier team as assistant principal.

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Affton students participate in a Day of Service

The Affton School District held its second annual #afftonstrong Community Day of Service this month, where each of the district’s students and staff members served the community for at least one hour. “Together, we are making Affton stronger and helping our students develop as responsible citizens ready to make a difference in our schools, our

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Tower Tee owner has no ill will for Tegna, McBride

By Gloria Lloyd News Editor glorialloyd@callnewspapers.com At first, Tower Tee owner Steve Lotz wanted to fight a proposed subdivision at the golf course his family leased for five decades. But when his attorney looked at the language of his contract, there was no way out, Lotz said. Even with the help of business interests, he

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